Posts Tagged "examples of ideas"


Many of the so called refugees are in reality innogees; innovators for peace. They gave up their old lives, because they value peace, freedom, culture and education. They are innovators, because they dare to build a new life based on these values. We are building a network for social innovations to support them. Integration is a complex process. We can observe many attempts of projects “for refugees” to fail due to many aspects. Very...

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Free German courses

Free German courses


Posted By on Nov 2, 2015

Austrian Integration Fonds offers a limited quantity of free German courses and has developed also My language portal with many materials online. Get more information about funding for the courses in more languages. http://sprachportal.integrationsfonds.at/english.html...

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The Refugee Emojis

The Refugee Emojis


Posted By on Oct 29, 2015

Refugee Emojis turns chatting into donating. It is a pro-bono collaboration of three creative parties (Superheroes Amsterdam, The FWA and Snaps) to raise both awareness and donations for the refugee crisis. The Refugee Emojis keyboard is a set of 36 emojis that symbolise the real needs of refugees. By downloading the keyboard you donate to Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without...

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A banking app for migrants

A banking app for migrants


Posted By on Oct 16, 2015

A London-based startup that lets people open bank accounts anywhere in Europe on their smartphone in as little as 3 minutes has a waiting list of 56,000 potential customers. Monese has built a platform that allows it to check the identity of anyone in the European Economic Area, letting people open bank accounts quickly even if they are new to a country. The startup is specifically targeting migrants, who can find it difficult to open...

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